A flag-raising ceremony at the PLA garrison in Hong Kong to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the city's return to Chinese rule. Photo: Xinhua A flag-raising ceremony at the PLA garrison in Hong Kong to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the city's return to Chinese rule. Photo: Xinhua
A flag-raising ceremony at the PLA garrison in Hong Kong to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the city's return to Chinese rule. Photo: Xinhua

Why controversy marches to the tune of China’s national anthem

A proposed new law on the mainland to protect the song from abuse has sparked debate on its application in Hong Kong

Topic |   Hong Kong Basic Law
A flag-raising ceremony at the PLA garrison in Hong Kong to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the city's return to Chinese rule. Photo: Xinhua A flag-raising ceremony at the PLA garrison in Hong Kong to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the city's return to Chinese rule. Photo: Xinhua
A flag-raising ceremony at the PLA garrison in Hong Kong to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the city's return to Chinese rule. Photo: Xinhua
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